The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 303 332 360
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +28
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 402 295 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 2.64% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 269 173 267
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12088 11159 12712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.12% 25.18% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9717 9005 11052
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 99 £51,500 +8.42% 22
Croydon -4 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Canary Wharf +3 5 £65,000 -7.14%
Hammersmith -4 4 - -
Enfield - 2 - -
Westminster -6 1 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hayes - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,000 - 1
Wembley - 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 833 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 237 (28.45%) Finance
3 202 (24.25%) ITIL
4 179 (21.49%) Windows
5 165 (19.81%) PRINCE2
6 130 (15.61%) Microsoft
6 130 (15.61%) Retail
7 118 (14.17%) SQL
8 116 (13.93%) HP
8 116 (13.93%) Telecoms
9 113 (13.57%) Oracle
10 107 (12.85%) Linux
11 97 (11.64%) Degree
12 90 (10.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 86 (10.32%) MS Excel
14 85 (10.20%) Java
15 80 (9.60%) Project Management
15 80 (9.60%) VMware
15 80 (9.60%) DV Cleared
16 74 (8.88%) UNIX
17 73 (8.76%) Firewall
18 70 (8.40%) Service Management
19 69 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (7.80%) Cisco
21 61 (7.32%) Information Security
22 60 (7.20%) Citrix
22 60 (7.20%) QA
23 59 (7.08%) ISEB
24 57 (6.84%) SharePoint
25 53 (6.36%) SLA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 52 (6.24%) Apache
3 40 (4.80%) WebLogic
4 29 (3.48%) Tomcat
5 21 (2.52%) Lync
6 19 (2.28%) MS Exchange
7 17 (2.04%) Apache Pig
8 12 (1.44%) IIS
9 10 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.84%) SAP EP
11 7 (0.84%) NetWeaver
11 7 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.84%) SAP Portal
11 7 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.60%) LiveLink
13 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 86 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.84%) MS Office
3 12 (1.44%) MS Project
3 12 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.24%) RMDS
7 2 (0.24%) Maximo
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (1.56%) Amazon S3
1 13 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
2 12 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.96%) Office 365
4 4 (0.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) IaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.76%) Firewall
2 49 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 47 (5.64%) LAN
4 46 (5.52%) SAN
5 45 (5.40%) WAN
6 36 (4.32%) Wireless
7 35 (4.20%) VPN
8 34 (4.08%) Network Security
9 33 (3.96%) NAS
10 25 (3.00%) DNS
10 25 (3.00%) HTTP
11 21 (2.52%) Internet
12 20 (2.40%) IPsec
13 14 (1.68%) Wireless Security
14 11 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (1.20%) DHCP
16 9 (1.08%) Ethernet
16 9 (1.08%) MPLS
16 9 (1.08%) BGP
17 8 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.32%) NoSQL
3 30 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 21 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 20 (2.40%) MySQL
6 17 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.04%) Apache Hive
6 17 (2.04%) Impala
7 16 (1.92%) Mahout
8 12 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.60%) Big Data
13 4 (0.48%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (4.56%) LoadRunner
2 26 (3.12%) Selenium
3 19 (2.28%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.04%) NeoLoad
5 16 (1.92%) JIRA
6 12 (1.44%) Yeoman
7 11 (1.32%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.20%) JUnit
8 10 (1.20%) Subversion
9 7 (0.84%) JMeter
9 7 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (0.60%) Maven
10 5 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.60%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.36%) Ant
11 3 (0.36%) jMock
11 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.36%) LoadUI
General
1 237 (28.45%) Finance
2 130 (15.61%) Retail
3 116 (13.93%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.84%) Back Office
5 31 (3.72%) Banking
6 22 (2.64%) Legal
7 12 (1.44%) Marketing
8 11 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.72%) Electronics
11 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.36%) Military
13 2 (0.24%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (14.89%) Consultant
2 110 (13.21%) Project Manager
3 94 (11.28%) Architect
4 63 (7.56%) Analyst
5 57 (6.84%) Developer
6 49 (5.88%) Test Consultant
7 38 (4.56%) Tester
8 35 (4.20%) Senior Manager
9 34 (4.08%) Test Manager
10 32 (3.84%) Programme Manager
11 29 (3.48%) Senior Consultant
12 27 (3.24%) Infrastructure Manager
13 26 (3.12%) Security Consultant
13 26 (3.12%) Support Engineer
13 26 (3.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 26 (3.12%) DBA
14 25 (3.00%) Technical Architect
15 24 (2.88%) Middleware Engineer
16 23 (2.76%) Network Engineer
16 23 (2.76%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.92%) .NET
1 41 (4.92%) Middleware
2 29 (3.48%) Spring
2 29 (3.48%) XML
3 27 (3.24%) J2EE
4 26 (3.12%) HTML
5 19 (2.28%) HTML5
6 18 (2.16%) Hibernate
7 16 (1.92%) XML Messaging
8 14 (1.68%) Web Services
9 13 (1.56%) Java EE
10 12 (1.44%) SciPy
11 11 (1.32%) REST
12 10 (1.20%) JSP
13 8 (0.96%) JSON
13 8 (0.96%) SOAP
14 7 (0.84%) Web Dynpro
14 7 (0.84%) SAP Smart Forms
14 7 (0.84%) BAPI
14 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.28%) Open Source
2 31 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.60%) Clustering
4 26 (3.12%) CESG
5 19 (2.28%) Replication
6 17 (2.04%) Human Factors
7 16 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 16 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.56%) Firmware
9 12 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.96%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.96%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.84%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.60%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.60%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.60%) PKI
14 4 (0.48%) Data Integration
14 4 (0.48%) RMADS
14 4 (0.48%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 179 (21.49%) Windows
2 107 (12.85%) Linux
3 74 (8.88%) UNIX
4 46 (5.52%) Solaris
5 27 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.68%) Debian
9 13 (1.56%) Windows XP
10 12 (1.44%) SUSE
11 11 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.20%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.84%) HPUX
14 6 (0.72%) CentOS
15 4 (0.48%) Android
16 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.12%) LynxOS
17 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (24.25%) ITIL
2 165 (19.81%) PRINCE2
3 80 (9.60%) Project Management
4 70 (8.40%) Service Management
5 69 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (7.32%) Information Security
7 53 (6.36%) Software Testing
8 52 (6.24%) Supplier Management
9 50 (6.00%) Performance Testing
10 46 (5.52%) Risk Management
11 38 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (4.56%) Analytics
12 37 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (4.20%) Change Management
13 35 (4.20%) CRM
14 34 (4.08%) Business Development
15 33 (3.96%) Penetration Testing
16 31 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (3.72%) Scrum
17 29 (3.48%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (14.17%) SQL
2 85 (10.20%) Java
3 38 (4.56%) Perl
4 33 (3.96%) C#
5 31 (3.72%) C
6 27 (3.24%) Python
7 26 (3.12%) JavaScript
8 25 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 25 (3.00%) C++
9 24 (2.88%) Shell Script
10 17 (2.04%) VBA
10 17 (2.04%) R
11 14 (1.68%) Clojure
12 13 (1.56%) PHP
13 11 (1.32%) AWK
13 11 (1.32%) Bourne shell
13 11 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.32%) sed
14 9 (1.08%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 833 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (11.64%) Degree
3 90 (10.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 80 (9.60%) DV Cleared
5 59 (7.08%) ISEB
6 38 (4.56%) CISSP
7 33 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (3.72%) CTC Cleared
9 29 (3.48%) CISM
10 28 (3.36%) ISTQB
11 23 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 21 (2.52%) CCNP
13 18 (2.16%) CIPD
13 18 (2.16%) CIMA
14 15 (1.80%) BC Cleared
15 13 (1.56%) CCIE
16 12 (1.44%) CISA
17 11 (1.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.20%) QA
2 53 (6.36%) SLA
3 32 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.72%) COBIT
6 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.12%) GPG13
System Software
1 46 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.00%) XenApp
4 22 (2.64%) VMware ESX
5 19 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (1.56%) NFS
8 10 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.08%) vSphere
10 8 (0.96%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.84%) Snort
12 6 (0.72%) Postfix
12 6 (0.72%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (4.56%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (2.88%) OpenView
2 24 (2.88%) SCCM
3 19 (2.28%) NetBackup
4 16 (1.92%) Data Guard
5 11 (1.32%) HP SIM
6 9 (1.08%) SCOM
7 8 (0.96%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.72%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.72%) WSUS
9 5 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.48%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.48%) Puppet
10 4 (0.48%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
11 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.36%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 130 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 116 (13.93%) HP
3 113 (13.57%) Oracle
4 80 (9.60%) VMware
5 65 (7.80%) Cisco
6 60 (7.20%) Citrix
7 43 (5.16%) Red Hat
8 42 (5.04%) JBoss
9 41 (4.92%) Juniper
10 38 (4.56%) Fujitsu
11 29 (3.48%) CheckPoint
12 26 (3.12%) F5
13 20 (2.40%) Dell
14 19 (2.28%) IBM
14 19 (2.28%) Symantec
15 17 (2.04%) Remedy
16 15 (1.80%) NetApp
16 15 (1.80%) Veritas
17 14 (1.68%) SolarWinds
18 11 (1.32%) SAP
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: up to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bupa + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago